10 Can’t-Miss 4th of July Celebrations in Indianapolis

Ready for a fun 4th of July in Indianapolis? We’ve got you covered! In this list, you’ll find ten amazing events packed with fireworks, food, and festive vibes. Read on and let’s make this Independence Day extra special.

Brownsburg Lions Club July 4th Extravaganza

June 28-July 4 | Arbuckle Acres Park

Thrilling rids, fun games, and delicious food, including the Brownsburg Lions Club Kitchen and Corn Tent.

Brownsburg Lions Club 2022 July 4th Extravaganza

Lights over Morse Lake Festival

June 30-July 4 | Morse Reservoir

Bringing together all persons, young and old, in a celebration of our nation and our community. Lights Over Morse Lake promotes the economy through local businesses and supports local charities, churches, service groups, schools and youth organizations. Lights Over Morse Lake operates through donations and dedicated volunteers.

Star-Spangled Symphony

June 30-July 3 | Conner Prairie

Get ready to celebrate the fourth of July as Kroger Symphony on the Prairie presents the Star-Spangled Symphony with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Concerts run nightly June 30–July 3 and feature patriotic music, special guest artists, and an exciting fireworks finale to the 1812 Overture!

Symphony on the Prairie

Sparks in the Park

June 30 | Johnson County Park

Celebrate the red, white, and blue at this family-friendly event. Live music, fireworks, beer/wine, food trucks, inflatables and more.

Glorious 4th at Conner Prairie

July 1, 2, 4 | Conner Prairie

Independence and freedom are contested ideas. Join the citizens of Prairietown as they celebrate 60 years of American independence, but also hear how others have questioned just how free America is.

Glorious 4th
Glorious 4th at Conner Prairie

All American Day in the Park

July 3 | Sarah T Bolton Park

The Beech Grove Promoters Club invites everyone to the unforgettable Beech Grove Fireworks 2023 All American Day in the Park event! Guests can immerse themselves in an exciting atmosphere filled with lively music, delicious food, and entertaining games. As the sun sets, a spectacular fireworks display launched from within the park will dazzle attendees. This memorable celebration is suitable for all ages and should not be missed!

Independence Day Social at Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

July 4 | Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

This Independence Day, visit the home of America’s Hoosier President and join us for a patriotic celebration for the whole family! Enjoy first floor tours of the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site. Then, cool off with some ice cream for just $3 while playing fun yard games and listening to patriotic music.

Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

Westfield Rocks the 4th

July 4 | Grand Park Events Center

Check out all of the great attractions at Westfield Rocks the 4th – the Park Department’s biggest event of the year! Expect great food, fun activities for the kids and family, and plenty of local retailers, and live entertainment!

Westfield Rocks the 4th
Westfield Rocks the 4th

July 4th Celebration at Victory Field

July 4 | Victory Field

The sights and sounds of America’s pastime come to life during our July Fourth Celebration at Victory Field. Hot dogs sizzling, the crack of the bat and crowd cheering will have you on the edge of your seat from first pitch until the final out. Celebrate the Fourth of July and proudly wear Red, White and Blue as the Indians host the Redbirds, a Triple-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The Indians will wear patriotic jerseys and caps on the field.

Noblesville Parade & Fireworks Festival

July 4 | Forest Park

Since 1997, the Noblesville Fireworks Festival has brought families together to celebrate our nation’s birthday every July 4th. The festival is FREE of charge and will offer plenty of activities for kids, teens, and adults; a live band; a variety of great food vendors; and a great location for families to watch the fireworks display at 10 p.m.

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